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We are currently experiencing unusually high call volume. We appreciate your patience as we work to help South Carolinians during this challenging time.


Administrative Headquarters
1550 Gadsden Street
P.O. Box 995
Columbia, South Carolina 29202

Statewide Offices
Visit the Service Location Directory for a list of statewide locations.


Phone Directory

Agency Main Line




TelClaim | Claimant self-service line

Unemployment benefit inquiries
Account information
Reset password for MyBenefits account

1-866-831-1724 (toll free)

Press option 3 to speak with a live representative weekdays between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.


Claimant Line


Fraud reporting

803-737-2400, option 1

Jobseeker Line

Job search and training resources
SCWOS password reset
Veterans assistance Farmworker services
SCWOS password reset to say SC Works (job search) password reset

803-737-2400, option 2

Employer Line

Recruit qualified candidates
Layoff assistance
Unemployment tax
Wage Audit Notices
Bureau of Labor Statistics survey completion
Fraud reporting

803-737-2400, option 3

Other Agency Info

Labor Market Information, data and statistics
Public and media relations

803-737-2400, option 4

Ticket to Work/Employment Network

1-800-436-8190 (toll free)


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803.737.2400,  711 (TTY)

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